Nishkancana, Niṣkāñcana: 3 definitions
Nishkancana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Niṣkāñcana can be transliterated into English as Niskancana or Nishkancana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
Alternative spellings of this word include Nishkanchana.
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Marathi-English dictionarySource: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary
niṣkāñcana (निष्कांचन).—a (S Destitute of gold.) Poor.Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
niṣkāñcana (निष्कांचन).—a Poor.
Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.
Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)
Niṣkāñcana (निष्काञ्चन) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Ṇikkaṃcaṇa.
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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